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Two men convicted of falsely accusing two teenagers of robbery in Hackney

Two men have been convicted of falsely accusing two teenagers of robbery in Stamford Hill.

Thiago Alves, 38 (02.11.80) of Pretoria Road, N18 had pleaded guilty at an earlier hearing to perverting the course of justice.

Michael Scher, 32 (19.03.87) …

Cypriot President Anastasiades’ outburst showed his real face

The General Secretary of AKEL replies to the President’s statements
Anastasiades’ outburst showed his real face
AKEL doesn’t ask for permission neither to speak, nor to express its views freely
AKEL C.C. Press Office, 18 May 2019, Nicosia
Mr. Anastasiades’ …

Piccadilly line update

On Saturday 25, Sunday 26 and Bank Holiday Monday 27 May, there will be no service between Hammersmith and Heathrow / Uxbridge. There will also be no service on the District line between Turnham Green and Ealing Broadway. This is …

New Islington Mayor, Rakhia Ismail, is the UK’s first Somali-born woman Mayor

Councillor Rakhia Ismail has been chosen as Islington’s Mayor for 2019 – 20 at Islington’s Annual Council meeting (Thursday 16th May).

The Holloway ward councillor is the first Somali-born woman to hold the position of Mayor in the UK. Her …

Enfield Council leader presents Meridian Water vision to residents

More than 100 residents attended a drop-in session in Edmonton on Saturday to find out more about Meridian Water and learn more about the progress Enfield Council is making on the £6bn scheme.

Enfield Council Leader Nesil Caliskan, outlined her …

The Cyprus government is responsible for the lukewarm international support

Statements by the General Secretary of the C.C. of AKEL A. Kyprianou
The government is responsible for the lukewarm international support
The government narrative hasn’t convinced internationally
Δεν έχει πείσει διεθνώς με το αφήγημά της
AKEL C.C. Press Office, 15 …

Enfield’s Innovative Ground Source System Wins Industry ‘Oscar’

A low-carbon renewable energy scheme involving the retrofit of ground source heat pumps has won a prestigious award.

The project which serves 400 flats in eight tower blocks in Enfield was named District Heating Project Of The Year at the …

UK-Cyprus Enterprise Council 5th Anniversary Reception

UK-Cyprus Enterprise Council 5th Anniversary Reception with our guest speaker, George Lakkotrypis, Cyprus Minister of Energy, Commerce and Industry, in front of a high powered business audience at the prestigious offices of internationally renown law firm Mishcon de Reya.

Strong …

Two Turkish-Cypriot Journalists Cleared Over Cartoon Insulting Erdogan

While journalists in Turkey face jail for writing negatively about President Recep Tayyip Erdogan, two in the occupied territory of Cyprus were acquitted of charges of insulting him for having their party publish a cartoon showing a Greek statue urinating …

Turkey’s approach towards Cyprus missing persons’ issue is inhumane, Commissioner Photiou says 

Presidential Commissioner, Photis Photiou, has said that Turkey has been displaying an inhumane behaviour as regards the tragedy of missing persons in Cyprus, prolonging the agony and the pain of their relatives.

In a message to the annual General Assembly …